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Shootout at Vijayanagar: Accused arrested
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Shootout at Vijayanagar: Accused arrested

July 15, 2018

Mysuru: Vijayanagar Police, who are probing the alleged firing by Jaya Karnataka organisation District President Satish Gowda on a cab driver on Friday night, have arrested the accused yesterday. The Police, who have filed a case under IPC Sections 307, 323, 504 and Section 25 in the Arms Act, arrested Satish Gowda and produced him…

Police guard killer techie
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Police guard killer techie

May 27, 2018

Mysuru: A Policeman from Vijayanagar Police Station has been deployed near the ward in Apollo BGS Hospital since Friday morning where techie Prajwal has been admitted. The Police are guarding the ward 24×7. Prajwal had killed his wife Savitha (38) and daughter Sinchana (10) on May 23 before attempting suicide at his house in Vijayanagar…

Girl commits suicide
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Girl commits suicide

May 24, 2018

Mysuru: A 19-year-old girl committed suicide by hanging self at her residence after she allegedly fought with her lover last night. The deceased girl has been identified as Dhanya, a resident of Belavadi here. It is learnt that Dhanya was in love with one Been, a resident of Metagalli and Dhanya’s parents asked her to…

Tipper thieves arrested
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Tipper thieves arrested

April 17, 2018

Vehicle worth Rs.3 lakh recovered Mysuru: Vijayanagar Police on Apr. 12, have arrested two persons on charges of stealing a tipper vehicle from Hinkal village near here on Apr.12 and have recovered the tipper worth about Rs.3 lakh from them. The arrested have been identified as 40-year-old Manjunath of Vinayaka Nagar at Thithimathi, Virajpet taluk…

Case registered against wine shop owner
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Case registered against wine shop owner

April 15, 2018

Mysuru: Vijayanagar Police have registered a case against a wine shop owner for selling liquor by violating rules and regulations. The person against whom the case has been registered has been identified as the owner of Manikanta Wines on Koorgalli-Belavadi Main Road here. Following complaints from the public, that loose liquor was being sold in…

Nephew arrested in security guard murder case
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Nephew arrested in security guard murder case

February 26, 2018

Mysuru: Vijayanagar Police, yesterday arrested the accused in the murder of Security Guard Puttamadappa alias Madashetty (60) on Feb. 23 night in Railway Layout here. Ironically, the accused identified as 45-year-old Raju, is the son of Puttamadappa’s brother. It is learnt that victim Puttamadappa, a resident of Kumbarakoppal and Raju were indulged in a property…

Tanzanian arrested for over-staying
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Tanzanian arrested for over-staying

January 13, 2018

Mysuru: The Vijayanagar Police have arrested a Tanzanian who was illegally staying in the city even after the expiry of his Visa. The Tanzanian Aidan Emilian Riwa was staying in Vinayaka Nagar extension in Vijayanagar Fourth Stage. He had come to the city on a student Visa and it had expired on July 9, 2014….

Operation Decoy: Two vanity bag snatchers arrested
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Operation Decoy: Two vanity bag snatchers arrested

January 11, 2018

Rs. 1.7 lakh worth gold ornaments, bike and mobile phones recovered Mysuru: Vijayanagar Police, with the help of women staff and following instructions from City Police Commissioner Dr. A. Subrahmanyeswara Rao, who conducted ‘Operation Decoy’ near Vidyavardhaka College on Jan.8, have nabbed two vanity bag snatchers and have recovered gold ornaments and two mobile phones…

House Thefts on Gowri-Ganesha fest
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House Thefts on Gowri-Ganesha fest

August 27, 2017

Mysuru: House burglars had a field day during Gowri-Ganesha festivals that were celebrated in city two days back. They took advantage of locked houses and decamped with cash and jewellery worth lakhs of rupees. Police said that in all, five houses were burgled in different parts of the city and in one case, thieves ransacked…

Man sentenced to life for killing woman
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Man sentenced to life for killing woman

August 19, 2017

Mysuru: A city Court has sentenced a man to life imprisonment besides imposing Rs. 5,000 penalty on him for killing a woman who was said to be having an affair with him. Revanna, 45, is the one who has been sentenced. Devamma (35), a construction worker, is the deceased. After deserting her husband, Devamma lived…

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